Foretaste of the Sermon to Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s scriptures are Isaiah 35:1-10, Psalm 146:5-10, Matthew 11:2-11   In our Gospel reading, John the Baptist is having doubts, not the […]

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Foretaste Of The Sermon To Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s scriptures are 2 Timothy 1:1-14 and Luke 17:1-10 “Occasions for stumbling are bound to come, but woe to anyone by whom […]

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Foretaste Of The Sermon To Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s readings are: Genesis 18:20-32, Colossians 2:6-15 [16-19], and Luke 11:1-13. I am so happy to be able to write our Foretaste […]

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Foretaste of the Sermon to Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s scriptures are Exodus 34:29-35 and Luke 9:28-36 [37-43a] Mountaintop experiences in the Bible are usually references to the theophany Moses and […]

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Foretaste of the Sermon to Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s texts are Isaiah 6:1-8, 1 Corinthians 15:1-8, Luke 5:1-11 This Sunday’s Gospel is Simon Peter’s call story.  He knows this miracle-worker, […]

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Foretaste of the Sermon to Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s readings are Daniel 12:1-3, Hebrews 10:11-14, 19-25, and Mark 13:1-8  Our Old- and New Testament scriptures were written during times when […]

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Foretaste of the Sermon to Come

A little nibble of the Revised Common Lectionary Sunday’s scriptures are Isaiah 52:7-10, Hebrews 1:1-4 and John 1:1-18 As I write this late on Christmas Eve, I am thinking about […]

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